CHANGE (an Organisation For People With Both A Learning Disability And A Sensory Impairment)

CHANGE (an Organisation For People With Both A Learning Disability And A Sensory Impairment)

Charity information

CHANGE (an Organisation For People With Both A Learning Disability And A Sensory Impairment)

National equal rights organisation led by disabled people, fighting for equal rights for all people with learning disabilities. Information and support for anyone with learning disabilities, including information on health and parenting. Also provide products and services to professionals and staff who work with or provide services to people with learning disabilities, including training.

Founded 1994

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to empower people with learning disabilities to work together for their human rights.
    We get people with learning disabilities involved with their communities, working, volunteering and living life fully.
    We challenge old-fashioned values, change attitudes and change power structures.
    We create opportunities for people with learning disabilities to succeed, grow and participate equally in social life.
    We represent people with learning disabilities who haven’t found their voice yet.
    With enthusiasm and determination, we come together to make change happen.

  • Aims

    CHANGE (an Organisation For People With Both A Learning Disability And A Sensory Impairment) aims to:

    • Our aim is a society where people with learning disabilities are fully included and accepted as equals.
    • We want all people with disabilities to have paid and meaningful employment, challenge the decision makers and shape the world they live in.
    • we want the rest of the world to see what people with learning disabilities can achieve.
  • Overview

    Established: December 1994

    Registered Charity Number: 1067579

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 7

    Part time staff: 9

    Volunteers: 13

    Phone number: 0113 242 6619

    Address: 4th Floor, Calls Landing 36-38 The Calls Leeds LS2 7EW

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